[aur-general] AUR Cleanup Day organization

Callan Barrett wizzomafizzo at gmail.com
Fri May 2 10:24:33 EDT 2008

On Fri, May 2, 2008 at 10:08 PM, Lukáš Jirkovský <l.jirkovsky at gmail.com> wrote:
> Just my 2 cents: I think, that packages without arch=() field should
>  be also removed.

That seems like a bit much. There's probably a lot of good packages in
the AUR without this field and it's not like it's that hard to add it
in yourself.

>  2008/5/2 Pierre CHAPUIS <catwell at free.fr>:
> > Le Fri, 02 May 2008 23:53:51 +1000,
>  >  Allan McRae <mcrae_allan at hotmail.com> a écrit :
>  >
>  >
>  >  > I suggest we get together in the TU IRC channel on the weekend of 17/18
>  >  > May and go through the list.  I think we should take care not to get too
>  >  > carried away when we remove packages.  While some packages may be
>  >  > orphans, if they are not out of date then the PKGBUILD could still be
>  >  > useful for some people.
>  >
>  >  I suggest you use a public channel instead of the TU channel, so that other Arch users can participate and why not adopt packages live. Not the Arch one though, it's too crowded. Maybe you could create a temporary channel for the event...

Agree with this, why not let as many people as possible get involved
to get the most done.

Callan Barrett

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